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stifle
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

6 uses
  • There's no one around to stifle us.
    Chapter 25 (6% in)
  • She's amused at something and she tosses her head back and laughs heartily, without trying to stifle it.
    Chapter 5 (9% in)
  • She stifles a yawn and goes back to gossiping with her friends.
    Chapter 5 (16% in)
  • God only knows what's crawling around in there, and I have to bite my lip to stifle a scream.
    Chapter 8 (42% in)
  • Felicity is still stifling her laughter.
    Chapter 9 (36% in)
  • The new maid turns away, but I can see her slender shoulders bobbing from her stifled laughter.
    Chapter 9 (93% in)

There are no more uses of "stifle" in A Great and Terrible Beauty.

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